Jeremy Harrison grew up in the Meadow Lake area and graduated from Carpenter High School. He went on to complete an undergraduate degree in Political Science and Canadian History from the University of Alberta, graduating in 2001, and holds a Master's Degree in Public Administration from the Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy. Jeremy also attended the University of Saskatchewan where he graduated with a Juris Doctor (Law) degree in 2004. He was called to the bar in 2008.
Jeremy was successfully elected to Parliament on June 28th, 2004 and, at the age of 26, became one of the youngest Canadians ever to sit in the House of Commons. After Jeremy was elected to the Saskatchewan legislature in November 2007, he became the youngest Canadian ever to have been elected to both the House of Commons and a provincial Legislative Assembly.
Since 2007, Jeremy has served as a Legislative Secretary to the Minister of Energy and Resources, Northern Resources and Oil Sands Development, Government House Leader, and in various cabinet positions including Minister of Municipal Affairs and Minister of Enterprise Saskatchewan. He is currently Deputy House Leader; Associate Minister of the Economy responsible for Trade, Tourism, Innovation and Immigration; and a member of the Board of Internal Economy.
Jeremy and his wife Alaina, a school teacher, have one son, MacGregor, and one daughter, Finnley.